for the first time anny hong is here and it's wednesday, everybody. good morning. >> yes, it's wednesday, wednesday, one more day, though, of the heat. one more day. >> then we get a break. >> then we get a break. but it will be a little unsettled. also the humidity will kick it up a notch today. so we do have a heat advisory in effect for this wednesday. here's a look at your heat alert. again, it goes into effect from 11:00 a.m. till 9:00 p.m. it's all shaded in orange. basically anything east of interstate 81. that includes the entire d.c. metro area. day plan foretoday, temperatures are -- for today temperatures are heating up quickly. by noon 96 degrees. temperatures will top out in the upper 90s, close to a hundred. chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. some of the storms could be strong or severe. satellite and radar picture showing us we've got this bermuda high keeping us very hot and humid for another day.